Randy Iorio of Marlton NJ, wins COY for an unbelieveable 5th time and 4th in a row. Randy finished in 7th with 4 fish for 11.80 pounds.
In second among these AFT competitors, Michael Piccolo of Levittown PA, caught 7 bass weighing 22.36 pounds. Mike only has 4 lbs on day one but put on one hell of a charge on day 2 falling just a bit short of Dale. He pocketed a check for $465 for second.
Taking third place, Robert Winward of Wilmington DE, caught 7 bass weighing 18.77 pounds. Robert took home $146 for his efforts.
In fourth place, Rick DiIenno of West Deptford NJ, caught 6 bass weighing 17.00 pounds. Jeff Warner of Shamong NJ, rounded out the top five competitors with 4 bass weighing 14.71 pounds. Jeff also won the big fish award for a 5.10 pound large mouth winning $170.
Many thanks to Blackwater Sport Center for the support over the year the baits were much appreciated by all our anglers. If you cant make it over to the store, they have a wide selection available online http://www.blackwatersportscenter.com/
Also, a big thank you to Kenny over at NuWave Marine. He got the steering fixed on Den’s skeeter in just a few days and had me ready to fish the two day. Fast quality work for your bass boat http://www.nuwavemarine.com/
For compete results check out www.pabasstournaments.com
Next Divisional Tournament: September 16, 2012 on the Delaware River from Lightning Jacks Marina in Riverside NJ. These anglers accrued valuable points toward the divisional angler of the year title. The points champion from each division will compete in the annual American Bass Anglers AFT Angler of The Year Final Round Fish-Off. In addition, the top 500 anglers from the various divisions will earn the right to compete in the three-day ABA, AFT National Championship tournament.
For more information, you may call the natioanl ABA office at (888) 203-6222. On line, see www.americanbassanglers.com/. Or the PA Division 9 Director Wayne Alker at (215) 396-7787. Division website www.pabasstournaments.com. or by email at Walker4755@verizon.net
The American Fishing Tour offers low cost, close to home bass tournaments that are designed for the weekend angler. All ABA anglers fish for money and points. The points advance the angler to their divisional championship and the top 500 anglers in the US are invited to the American Fishing Tour National Championship.